Thursday, 26 August 2010
Reprint in the USA
"Of course, many other artists have created vignettes for books, but few have captured as well as Bewick the human condition in such a small space. Because original copies of Bewick's Quadrupeds and British Birds are quite expensive in anything approaching Fine condition, most book collectors will likely have to settle for a reprint (such as that depicted ...). "
You can find the full text here.
The reprint they have in mind is from the University of Chicago Press.